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Title The essence of line : French drawings from Ingres to Degas / essays by Jay McKean Fisher ... [et al.] ; catalogue entries by David P. Becker ... [et al.].

Imprint [Baltimore] : Baltimore Museum of Art : Walters Art Museum ; University Park, PA : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    741.944 ESS    Available
Description xi, 389 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Baltimore Museum of Art and three other museums between June 19, 2005 and Sept. 17, 2006.
"From the collections of the Baltimore Museum of Art, the Walters Art Museum"--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [377]-382) and index.
Contents Mise en scène / Cheryl K. Snay -- A family collection: William and Henry Walters' French drawings / William R. Johnston -- Albums of nineteenth-century drawings and watercolors at the Walters Art Museum / Cheryl K. Snay and William R. Johnston -- Collecting nineteenth-century French drawings in a twentieth-century museum / Jay McKean Fisher -- Crayon, paper, and paint: an examination of nineteenth-century drawing materials / Kimberly Schenck -- Glossary / Kimberly Schenck -- Catalogue : entries / David P. Becker, Philippe Bordes, Victor Carlson, Jay McKean Fisher , Sona K. Johnston, William R. Johnston, Eik Kahng, Simon Kelly, John Lambertson, Susan E. Ross, Katherine Rothkopf, and Cheryl K. Snay.
Subject Drawing, French -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Drawing -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Exhibitions.
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Fisher, Jay McKean, 1949-
Becker, David P.
Baltimore Museum of Art.
Walters Art Museum (Baltimore, Md.)
ISBN 0271026820 (clothbound : alk. paper)
9780271026824 (clothbound : alk. paper)
0271026928 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780271026923 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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